View of truck pulling and moving section of small house or building. Men gathered around the truck, unloading house from bed of truck using slats of wood and rope. Dark footage of men working as a team to unload something from the back of a truck. Intertitle: “Erecting Belmont, Mass [sic] Grandstand.” followed by a […]
29:49-30:10 Sign: “Waldo-Hancock Bridge 300 Feet” with arrow pointing direction, then LS pan of bridge from Waldo to Hancock side with hills in B/G, and village seen along the shore. Scratches throughout.;30:10-30:29 Views of road entrance to bridge on Waldo side, several views of the whole bridge from that side, then rear view of car […]
25:07-26:07 Man on tractor with man with mowing blade behind working the tall hay in a field.;26:07- 29:29 Man with horse and raker in hay field gathering hay for making into bales. Two men use pitchforks to gather hay into piles, and fork it into an open wagon. A tractor hauls the wagon across a […]
1:46:43-1:47:25 Older man in leather jacket comes out of store, gets in pickup truck and drives off down hill of village on snowy road. Brief shot of small building with sign “Post Office Palermo” on front. Man walks out of post office (postmaster?), uses hand water pump to get a glass of water in front […]
This home movie captures scenes of life in Austin for Lyndon and Lady Bird Johnson in 1943. Narrated by Lady Bird some years later, images include many University of Texas campus buildings, Lake Austin, Mansfield Dam, Lake Bucha, and Mt. Bonnell, as well as scenes of the Johnsons with their close friends. Scenes of LBJ […]
This home movie captures scenes of the Carl Easterwood family in 1957. This was the first film the family made with their 8mm camera, and it includes scenes of the Easterwood home and wheat farm, family vacation, a parade, and the family riding horses and in horse carts.
This home movie captures scenes of an architecture student of Peter Coltman
Home movies from the Bell clan offer a great look at family life in 1950s Gatesville. Included in this footage is a local Christmas parade with Santa Claus, a Laurel and Hardy parody with Morris Bell and W.R. Goodson entitled “Lamplights of Lampasas”, and looks at Mary Hardin-Baylor college and the construction of the Belton […]